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2002 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

HEALTH INSURANCE

How was your prenatal care paid for? HEALTH INSURANCE OR HMO

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1526 700 44.6 41.5-47.7 826 55.4 52.3-58.5
Age
< 20 years 193 164 86.7 79.2-91.7 29 13.3 8.3-20.8
20-24 years 396 253 63.4 57.3-69.1 143 36.6 30.9-42.7
25-34 years 751 241 30.7 26.8-34.9 510 69.3 65.1-73.2
35+ years 186 42 19.6 13.6-27.6 144 80.4 72.4-86.4
Race
White 1050 405 38.4 34.9-42.0 645 61.6 58.0-65.1
Black 401 254 62.2 55.5-68.5 147 37.8 31.5-44.5
Other 75 41 56.1 42.4-69.0 34 43.9 31.0-57.6
Hispanic origin
Yes 157 118 75.6 66.6-82.8 39 24.4 17.2-33.4
No 1369 582 40.8 37.5-44.0 787 59.2 56.0-62.5
Education
< High School 335 284 84.1 78.6-88.3 51 15.9 11.7-21.4
High School 439 255 56.5 50.4-62.4 184 43.5 37.6-49.6
> High School 749 158 18.5 15.4-22.1 591 81.5 77.9-84.6
Marital Status
Married 977 263 27.2 23.9-30.7 714 72.8 69.3-76.1
Other 549 437 80.8 76.1-84.8 112 19.2 15.2-23.9
Income
15,999 or less 451 380 84.5 79.7-88.4 71 15.5 11.6-20.3
16,000-24,999 171 96 56.0 46.4-65.2 75 44.0 34.8-53.6
25,000-39,999 205 85 44.1 35.8-52.7 120 55.9 47.3-64.2
40,000 or more 549 34 6.6 4.5- 9.6 515 93.4 90.4-95.5
WIC recipient
No 821 153 17.6 14.7-21.1 668 82.4 78.9-85.3
Yes 691 543 78.8 74.7-82.4 148 21.2 17.6-25.3
Medicaid recipient
No 752 48 7.2 5.2- 9.8 704 92.8 90.2-94.8
Yes 774 652 85.8 82.3-88.6 122 14.2 11.4-17.7
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 680 345 54.6 51.0-58.3 335 45.4 41.7-49.0
2500+ grams 846 355 43.7 40.4-47.1 491 56.3 52.9-59.6

#Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50.
N = Cell Size, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
The percentages shown are weighted percentages, designed to reflect the entire population of North Carolina women having a live birth.

This page was generated on 20JUL04

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